The October list of librarian favorites includes tales of horror and the weird - perfect for the season - as well as fascinating nonfiction entries. Find out more about each selection - and place holds - by clicking the title to visit our catalog, and see the LibraryReads website to read brief reviews submitted by librarians from across the country.
- The Butterfly Girl by Rene Denfeld
An amazing mystery for fans of What She Knew by Gilly Macmillan.
- Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris
This follow-up to The Tattooist of Auschwitz begins after the liberation of Auschwitz.
- Imaginary Friend by Stephen Chbosky
A classic battle of good and evil for horror fans.
- The Library of the Unwritten by A. J. Hackwith
Librarians tend a library in hell, keeping watch for escaped characters, angels and demons.
- Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
A ghost story for fans of urban fantasy and secret societies.
- Ordinary Girls: A Memoir by Jaquira Diaz
A extraordinary coming-of-age memoir.
- Tuesday Mooney Talks to Ghosts by Kate Racculia
A ghost story full of secrets and hilarity.
- The Body: A Guide for Occupants by Bill Bryson
A fascinating look at the human body and how it functions, with interesting stories woven throughout.
- The Art of Theft by Sherry Thomas
A new entry in a series featuring a female version of Sherlock Holmes.
- Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson
A funny, snarky narrator is caretaker for kids with remarkable and strange abilities.
Which one will you read first? If you need help placing a hold with your Chandler Public Library card, give us a call at 480-782-2800.